and 43d regiments of U. S. C. regiments as Lieutenant Colonels
. Captain Campbell
and Lieutenant Bates
were made Colonels
and assigned to the command of the 23d and 30th U. S. C. regiments.
and Sergeant Major Andrew Davidson
were made captains in the 23d and 30th. Sergeants W. Ward Rice
and Nathaniel Gano
were also commissioned for service with the colored troops.
These commissions were all granted after an examination by a board appointed for that purpose, and the result was creditable to the regiment and its commanding officers.
's examination was so creditable that he was made a member of the Board of Examiners.
Lieutenants Henry Upton
and Henry B. Walker
resigned on account of wounds and were honorably discharged.
and Lieutenant Morse
were detailed to staff duty at brigade headquarters.